Low Calorie Carrot Cake Recipe

Looking for an easy Low Calorie Carrot Cake recipe? Learn how to make Low Calorie Carrot Cake using healthy ingredients.


Submitted by bobanna28

Makes 12 servings



From http://lowcalorieideas.com/2010/03/low-calorie-carrot-cake-recipe/

Recipe Ingredients for Low Calorie Carrot Cake

2 tablespoons apple butter
1 cup of unsweetened applesauce
3/4 cup of eggs
1/2 cup of Splenda
1/2 cup of brown sugar
2 teaspoons vanilla
2 cups flour
1 teaspoon baking soda
1 teaspoon baking powder
3 teaspoons cinnamon
3 cups of grated carrots

Recipe Directions for Low Calorie Carrot Cake

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees.

  2. Coat a baking pan with non-fat cooking spray.

  3. In a mixing bowl, combine the apple butter, applesauce, eggs, sugar and vanilla until smooth.

  4. Next, slowly add flour, baking soda, baking powder and cinnamon to the mixture.

  5. Blend until all of the ingredients are moistened.

  6. Lightly mix in the grated carrots.

  7. Pour into baking pan.

  8. Bake in oven for 35-40 minutes.

  9. After your cake is done cooking, allow it to reach room temperature and then spread cream cheese frosting on top or sprinkle powdered sugar on top. Another option is to use fat-free Cool Whip as a topping.

Categories

Dessert

Nutrition Facts
Serving Size 102.8g
Amount Per Serving
Calories
189
Calories from Fat
16
% Daily Value*
Total Fat
1.8g
3%
Saturated Fat
0.5g
2%
Trans Fat
0.0g
Cholesterol
64mg
21%
Sodium
148mg
6%
Potassium
203mg
6%
Total Carbohydrates
36.8g
12%
Dietary Fiber
1.9g
8%
Sugars
18.5g
Protein
4.4g
Vitamin A 94% Vitamin C 3%
Calcium 5% Iron 8%
* Based on a 2000 calorie diet

Nutritional details are an estimate and should only be used as a guide for approximation.
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Health Information

Nutrition Grade
96% confidence
C
  Good points
  • Low in saturated fat
  • High in selenium
  • Very high in vitamin A
  •   Bad points
  • High in cholesterol
  • Very high in sugar
  • Contains alcohol
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